Living Room Furnishings


Prairie Settle

picture of a settle without cushions

This prarie style settle's overall dimensions are 29" high, 72" wide, and 34" deep.
  • The plans for this piece were purchased from Fine Woodworking.
  • The seating area is approximately 60" wide, 18" high, and 28" deep.
  • The frame is made of red oak.
  • Slats along the back and sides are made from 3/8" thick oak pieces.
  • All joints are assembled using mortise and tenon joinery and high strength glue. The arms and back rest are attached using Kreg© pocket screws, mortise and tenon joinery, and high strength glue.
  • 1/4" nylon rope is woven into supporting oak frames for the seat.
  • A cherry stain and clear polyurethane finish have been applied.
Additional pictures of this prarie settle may be seen by clicking here


Coffee Table

picture of a coffee table

This uniquely designed coffee table is 35 wide, 18 tall, and 18 deep.
  • This piece is made from red oak and matches the prairie settle.
  • 3/8" thick oak was used to make the slats.
  • It was assembled using mortise and tenon joinery and high strength glue.
  • Corbels were added to more closely match the prairie settle.
  • This piece has a cherry stain and is protected by a clear polyurethane finish.
Additional pictures and drawings of this coffee table may be seen by clicking here

Entertainment Center

picture of an entertainment center

This uniquely designed entertainment center is 68 1/2 wide, 39 tall, and 20 deep.
  • The top, doors, and outside trim is constructed of white oak.
  • The sides and interior sections are made from 3/4" plywood.
  • Shelving for the DVD and CD storage are made from 3/4" pine. 3/4" pine boards are attached to the back of the shelves.
  • Shelving for the components is made from 3/4" plywood. The outside edges are faced with 3/4" oak trim for durability and appearance.
  • Corbels are added to more closely match the prarie settle and coffee table.
  • The back is open for easy access to the components.
  • A heavy duty power strip is attached in the rear of the entertainment center.
  • The doors are attached with hinges mortised into the door and frame.
  • A magnetic catch holds each door in place.
  • A cherry stain has been applied and it is protected by a polyurethane finish.
Additional pictures and drawings of this piece may be seen by clicking here

End Table

picture of an end table

This uniquely designed end table is made from white oak.
  • The table is intended to match the prarie style settle and coffee table by incorporating corbels in the front.
  • The drawer incorporates a wooden slide mechanism.
  • Mortise and tenon joints were used throughout for maximum strength.
Additional pictures and drawings of this piece may be seen by clicking here

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